- Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Leon M. King, 69, of Newtown, beloved husband of Emilia (Centeno) King, died at Danbury Hospital, May 20. He was born in Danbury, and was the son of Sadie (Zenobia) King Bilka of Danbury and the late Leo A. King.
He was a graduate of St Peter School and attended Danbury High School. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and Korea, and had worked as a truck driver for the Hubbell and Rider companies for more than 42 years. He was a member of the VFW Post 60 and its color guard.